About Alzheimer's and Dementia

A senior couple having a chat and coffee break on their sofa at home.

How to Approach a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s and Understanding What Follows

What to do if you suspect a loved one may have Alzheimer's disease

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Remembering His Mom, Years After Losing Her to Alzheimer's

Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan shares his mother's battle with the disease and the challenges millions of Alzheimer's caregivers face.

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Top 5 Questions Caregivers Ask About Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association Helpline shares the most common questions—and answers—on caring for someone with Alzheimer's.

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Kristy Dewberry

Lessons Learned from Caring for a Mother with Alzheimer's

Kristy Dewberry offers inspiring and helpful advice based on her own experiences while caring for a mother who has Alzheimer's.

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When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person

When a Loved One Mistakes You For Another Person

Consider these tips on how to respond when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s

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When a Loved One No Longer Knows You

When a Loved One No Longer Knows You

Get practical tips on managing this situation for people with Alzheimer’s

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10 Signs of Dementia

10 Signs of Dementia

Recognizing that a loved one may be in the first of dementia’s three stages can give you valuable time

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Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next

Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next

What you should know—and do—if you think someone has dementia

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3 Questions to Ask After a Loved One is Diagnosed with Dementia

3 Questions to Ask After a Loved One is Diagnosed with Dementia

Talking about what your family member wants is one of the most effective ways to ensure your loved one's wishes are honored

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The Fight to End Alzheimer's Begins With You

Join the Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry and create a legacy for generations to come.

The Facts About 8 Common Alzheimer’s Myths

The Facts About 8 Common Alzheimer’s Myths

We talk to two leading names in the Alzheimer’s research community on the most common myths about the disease, and what they wish people knew.

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A Smile from His Wife Gave This Alzheimer's Caregiver Hope

A Smile from His Wife Gave This Alzheimer's Caregiver Hope

A single smile from her reassured him that they were a team.

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Marcia Gay Harden on Coping with Her Mother's Alzheimer's

Marcia Gay Harden on Coping with Her Mother's Alzheimer's

All her life, her mother helped pave the way for her success. Now, as her mother battles Alzheimer's, Marcia Gay Harden offers her love and support.

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Bill Gates Invests $100 Million to Fight Alzheimer's Disease

Bill Gates Invests $100 Million to Fight Alzheimer's Disease

The well-known humanitarian wants to support the battle against the disease.

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